Da Nang city to boost cashless transactions Business

Da Nang city to boost cashless transactions

The city of Da Nang, the central region’s major economic driver, is making headway in raising awareness on the benefits of cashless transactions as well as in building financial and technical infrastructure for the future development of a cashless society.
Movitel to implement WB sub-projects in Mozambique World

Movitel to implement WB sub-projects in Mozambique

Movitel, Viettel Group's joint venture in Mozambique, has been chosen as one of partners for a World Bank (WB) project to improve living standards and access to financial packages for the poor in rural and remote areas in the African country.
Vietnam – one of best investment havens: PM Politics

Vietnam – one of best investment havens: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a dialogue with executives of nearly 40 multinational groups in Davos, Switzerland, on January 23 (local time), an activity within the framework of the ongoing World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting 2019.
Laos presents Labour Order to Viettel joint venture Society

Laos presents Labour Order to Viettel joint venture

The telecommunication company Star Telecom (Unitel), a joint venture between Lao Asia Telecom and Viettel Global, received the Labour Order and a certificate of merit from the Lao State on the occasion of its 10th founding anniversary (April 1, 2008) in Vientiane on May 29.
Vietnam smartphone subscription to triple Sci-Tech

Vietnam smartphone subscription to triple

Vietnam is expected to witness one of the largest growths in mobile broadband subscriptions in Southeast Asia together with Myanmar, Indonesia, Bangladesh and the Philippines, by 2021.
IT giants gain firm foothold in foreign markets Sci-Tech

IT giants gain firm foothold in foreign markets

It seemed that FPT’s plan to expand its business in the US was scuttled when Vietnam’s leading IT firm entered the market in mid 2008—a time when the world’s largest economy fell into a deep crisis. However, the firm held on to its foothold in the market.
Society

Vinaphone to expand GSM network

Vinaphone, a subsidiary of the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications (VNPT) Group, has signed contracts with Motorola’s Home&Networks Mobility business to expand its GSM network, according to the US telecom giant.
Business

Mobile providers in end-of-year race

Competition among cell phone operators is becoming stiffer, prompting them to rush to provide new technology services aimed at strengthening their market position, especially toward the end of this year.